Index & ETF Signals

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TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 5/6/16 MED  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW  
 UUP BEARISH 6/3/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 MED  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 5/3/16 MED  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 MED FROM LOW; 6/8 

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 5/6/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW FROM BEARISH; 6/8 
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW  
 UUP BEARISH 6/3/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 MED  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 5/3/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 LOW  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 MED FROM LOW; 6/8 

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 5/6/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 MED  
 GLD BEARISH 5/25/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW  
 UUP BULLISH 5/20/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 MED  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 5/3/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MED  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 MED  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 LOW  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 HIGH  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  LOW  FROM HIGH; 5/25
 QQQ BULLISH 5/6/16 LOW  FROM HIGH; 5/25
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW FROM HIGH; 5/25 
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 5/25/16 LOW FROM BEARISH; 5/25 
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW FROM HIGH; 5/25 
 UUP BULLISH 5/20/16 LOW FROM BEARISH; 5/20
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 5/3/16 LOW FROM BEARISH; 5/25 
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MED  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HIGH  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 HIGH  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW FROM MED; 5/25 
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 MED  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 HIGH  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 LOW FROM HIGH; 5/25 

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 HIGH  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  HIGH  
 QQQ BULLISH 5/6/16 MED  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 HIGH  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  
 GLD  BULLISH  1/21/16 MED  
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 HIGH  
 UUP  BEARISH  3/8/16 MED  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 LOW  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BEARISH 5/3/16 HIGH  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HIGH  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 MED  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 HIGH  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  FROM MED; 5/10
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  MED  
 QQQ  BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 HIGH  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW FROM MED; 5/10 
 GLD  BULLISH  1/21/16 MED  FROM LOW; 5/10
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 MED  
 UUP  BEARISH  3/8/16 MED  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 LOW  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BEARISH 5/3/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HIGH  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 MED FROM HIGH; 5/10 
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 MED  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 MED  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  MED  
 QQQ  BULLISH  3/1/16 HIGH  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 HIGH  FROM MED; 5/5
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 MED  FROM LOW; 5/5
 GLD  BULLISH  1/21/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 MED  FROM LOW; 5/3
 UUP  BEARISH  3/8/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 LOW  FROM MED; 5/2
EEM BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  FROM LOW; 5/3

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BEARISH 5/3/16 HIGH FROM BULLISH; 5/3 
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HIGH  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED FROM LOW; 5/3 
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 MED  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED FROM LOW; 5/3 
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 MED FROM HIGH; 5/3 
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 MED FROM LOW; 5/3 

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 MEDIUM  FROM LOW; 4/26
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  MEDIUM  FROM LOW;4/26
 QQQ  BULLISH  3/1/16 HIGH  FROM MEDIUM; 4/27
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  
 GLD  BULLISH  1/21/16 LOW  FROM MEDIUM; 4/28
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW  
 UUP  BEARISH  3/8/16 MEDIUM  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MEDIUM  
EEM BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK  BULLISH  2/24/16 HIGH FROM MEDIUM, 4/26 
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MEDIUM  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 HIGH FROM MEDIUM; 4/25 
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 LOW  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  LOW  
 QQQ  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  FROM BEARISH; 4/18
 GLD  BULLISH  1/21/16 MEDIUM  
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW  
 UUP  BEARISH  3/8/16 MEDIUM  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MEDIUM  
EEM BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK  BULLISH  2/24/16 LOW FROM MEDIUM; 4/18 
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MEDIUM  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 MEDIUM  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 LOW  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16  MEDIUM  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  MEDIUM  FROM LOW; 4/8
 QQQ  BULLISH  3/1/16 MEDIUM  FROM LOW; 4/11
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 MEDIUM  
 DBA BEARISH  4/4/16 LOW  
 GLD  BULLISH  1/21/16 LOW  FROM MEDIUM; 4/11
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW  from BEARISH LOW; 4/8
 UUP  BEARISH  3/8/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 LOW  
EEM BULLISH 3/2/16 MEDIUM  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK  BULLISH  2/24/16 MEDIUM FROM LOW; 4/8 
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MEDIUM FROM LOW; 4/8 
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16  MEDIUM  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW FROM MEDIUM; 4/8
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW FROM MEDIUM; 4/8 
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 MEDIUM FROM LOW; 4/11 
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 MEDIUM FROM BEARISH; 4/8
XLF  BEARISH 3/2/16 LOW FROM BULLISH; 4/8